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We serve as a trusted producer and supplier of salt to a wide variety of industries including deicing and winter road maintenance, food, animal nutrition, pharmaceutical, water softening and pool supply, among others. SCI Salt was created with the platform acquisition of Kissner Group Holdings LP ("Kissner") in March 2020. Kissner is a leading, vertically integrated bulk salt, specialty salt and evaporated salt producer focused on governmental and commercial customers across the United States and Canada. Kissner owns and operates two rock salt mines located in Detroit, Michigan and Lyons, Kansas, an evaporated salt business (US Salt), which has a refinery in Watkins Glen, New York, three salt production facilities co-located on potash mines in Western Canada, multiple packaging facilities, and a network of distribution and storage terminals located throughout the United States.
SCI Salt Companies
With a number of sub-scale vendors across the freight rail landscape, we are finding opportunities to bring together stronger firms that can better serve our blue-chip customers. The most efficient form of land based freight transportation, the $90 billion freight market accounts for nearly 30% of all freight ton-miles in the United States. SCI Rail was created with the platform acquisition of A. Stucki Company in October 2015 and has continued to strengthen its product offering and market position with several strategic acquisitions. Today, SCI Rail is a leading independent supplier of highly-engineered parts and services for railroad rolling stock. The Company operates 23 manufacturing facilities throughout the United States, Mexico and Brazil.
Rail Transportation Companies
SCI DISTRIBUTION & LOGISTICS
With a focus on route-based networks, we are working to consistently, reliably and efficiently deliver mission critical products to nationwide customer bases. SCI Distribution & Logistics was created with the platform acquisition of Reddy Ice Holdings, Inc. ("Reddy Ice") in July 2019. Reddy Ice is the largest manufacturer and distributor of packaged ice in the United States. The Company sells its products primarily under the widely known Reddy Ice® brand to a variety of customers in 37 states and the District of Columbia. Reddy Ice provides a broad array of product offerings in the marketplace through traditional direct store delivery, warehouse programs, and its proprietary technology, The Ice Factory®.